Between January and March, 35 new ETFs were listed on SIX Swiss Exchange - the focus remains on sustainability. As of the end of March, 1,596 ETFs were available to investors on SIX Swiss Exchange.
Total turnover in the first quarter was 69.10% higher than in the previous quarter and 49.11% higher than in the previous year. In addition, all asset classes increased their turnover compared to the previous quarter.
Among ETFs, the equity asset class dominated (76.51% share of total turnover), followed by commodities (15.88% share of total turnover), which saw large price increases due to the Ukraine conflict.
In addition to detailed statistics on the ETF segment of SIX Swiss Exchange, the latest market report also includes an interview with Andreas Zingg, Managing Officer at Vanguard Investments Switzerland GmbH. He talks about what changes he is observing in the ETF market, what issues are shaping the ETF segment at the moment and where the journey is headed.